Review: Femara and Medrol
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Femara and Medrol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 41 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Femara (latest outcomes from 8,674 users) has active ingredients of letrozole. It is often used in breast cancer.
Medrol (latest outcomes from 9,481 users) has active ingredients of methylprednisolone. It is often used in inflammation.
On Oct, 31, 2014: 41 people who take Femara, Medrol are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Femara (letrozole)
- Medrol (methylprednisolone)
Drug effectiveness over time :
Most common drug interactions over time * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years||not specified|
|Organising Pneumonia||Deep Vein Thrombosis||Pain|
|Anal Haemorrhage||Pulmonary Embolism||Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
|Bone Pain||Oedema Peripheral||Arthralgia|
|Chest Pain||Death||Back Pain|
|Metastases To Liver||Metastases To Liver||Dyspnoea|
|Metastases To Lung||Metastases To Lung||Abdominal Pain|
|Osteonecrosis||Osteonecrosis||Metastases To Liver|
Drug effectiveness by gender :
Most common drug interactions by gender * :
|Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
|Metastases To Liver|
Drug effectiveness by age :
Most common drug interactions by age * :
|Mental Status Changes||Amnesia||Anxiety|
|Nausea||Metastases To Lung||Hydronephrosis|
|Pharyngeal Oedema||Metastases To Liver||Osteomyelitis|
|Urinary Tract Infection||Bone Pain||Back Pain|
|Throat Tightness||Confusional State||Lymphadenopathy|
|Suprapubic Pain||Tendon Disorder||Osteonecrosis Of Jaw|
* Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):
- Does femara affect crp results?
(Asked by a 69 year old woman who has Cancer - Breast, and takes Femara)
Does femara affect the results of the C Reactive Protein test? I have been on it for two years and have side effects of joint pain and hot flashes with nausea.
- Nasal and chest infection and congestion
(Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Stuffy Nose Chest Congestion And Swelling Of Cheek Bones, and takes Methylprednisolone)
I have been suffering stuffy nose and chest congestion and swelling of cheek bones due to infection, started taking methyprednisone and yesterday and no relieve as of yet i am getting worse.
- While taking a medrol 4 mg. pill pack, (a blood test was done) can a false reading occur for the vitamin-d level or score lower than 30 occur?
(Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Back Degeneration, Severe Constipation, Emphysema And Past Precancerous Polyp's, Calcium Deficiency Or Vitamin D, and takes MethylPREDNISolone)
I thought I was having a heart attack. I went to an E.R. was admitted, after many tests it was not. Three days later I went to my family doctor, believed in was due to my lungs. I was prescribed a 4 mg. medrol pill pack. About 4-5 days later I was still having chest pains so I went back. Another doc ...
- Causes of polyuria post renal transplantation (living donor)
(Asked by a 28 year old man who has Persistent Post Renal Transplant Polyuria (8l/day), and takes Cellcept, Medrol, Prograf)
Persistent polyuria 3 weeks after renal transplantation from living don or. O Pre-transplant urine output of 2,5l/day, no dialysis performed prior to operation. Receiver: male, age 28, 190cm/85kg Donor: female, age 31, 175cm/65kg
- Why would methylpredisolone make my face red
(Asked by a 30 year old woman who has Costochondritis, and takes Toradol, Medrol)
I was at the hospital last night and they gave me a shot of solumedrol 125mg and toradol 60mg. Today I went fill my prescriptions of medrol pak 4mg flexeril 10mg and lortab 7.5mg. Why would my face and chest be red like it is sun burnt.
You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):
- Bone pain whilst taking letrozole
(Posted by a 70 year old woman who has Severe Bone Pain And Fatigue, and takes Letrozole)
Before having breast cancer I walked 10 miles a week, and did a 40 min exercise routine. Having had a lumpectomy followed by 15 radiation treatments, and then prescribed letrozole for 10 years, I can no longer do my 40 min exercise routine, nor the power walking that I have done for so many years. ...
- Methylprednisolone none ending nightmer
(Posted by a 54 year old man who has The World Turns And The Door Moves Lose Of Balance, and takes Methylprednisolone)
methylprednisolone i call it dethylpredinsolone I feel as if my brain is shutting down at a very slow rate on 08/12/14 i walked to patient first of sterling, va. was diagnosed with poison oak/iv (depending on the doc.)then the doctor asked me if i have any allergy and i say yes to see shell foods a ...
- Tinnitus with letrozole
(Posted by a 58 year old woman who has Ringing In The Ears, and takes Letrozole)
Sudden onset of ringing in the ears after two weeks on Letrozole 2.5mgs
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Femara (letrozole) is often used to treat breast cancer. Medrol (methylprednisolone) is often used to treat inflammation. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Femara is used in:
- Medrol is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Femara alternatives:
- Medrol alternatives:
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